Disinformation and Brand Safety

Regional Security Program //Kristína Šefčíková, Alena Zikmundová, Roman Číhalík/31 Mar 2022

Disinformation and Brand Safety: The Approach of the Czech Private Sector

Most private companies are not aware of the role advertising revenue plays in the continuing activity of websites spreading disinformation. Moreover, many brands advertise their products on disinformation sites through programmatic purchases and online auctions without knowing about it or they are not aware that they can influence where their advertising appears in the online space.

IIB Summary Report

This analysis of the IIB’s economic and political activity in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, and Hungary revealed some of the Kremlin’s top priorities for the bank aimed at projecting power from within the EU to the Balkans, the Eurasian Economic Union and the global stage.

Balkans event

Watch a debate about the Czech EU Presidency, its goals and its approach towards the Western Balkans in light of the recent events in Ukraine.

European Indo Pacific Partnership

The recording of our expert roundtable discussing the current space power dynamic in the Indo-Pacific region, with a particular focus on economic & financial outreach activities of China and implications for Europe’s space partnerships and its Indo-Pacific strategy is now available.

Report Cover

PSSI's researchers have contributed to the "The Future Of the Western Balkans: Five Scenarios for 2030" report with one of the scenarios.


The Prague Security Studies Institute invites you for a discussion with Roger W. Robinson Jr., PSSI Chairman and Co-Founder, entitled “The Economic and Financial Dimensions of Russia’s War Against Ukraine”. He will review economic and financial sanctions against Russia implemented to date, as well as those that could be brought to bear in the immediate period ahead.


The Prague Security Studies Institute is concerned that the first tranche of allied sanctions against the Kremlin for its second military invasion of Ukraine were anemic and nowhere near up to the task of deterring expanded Russian aggression. 

Green Deal Study Coverpage

Zelená dohoda pro Evropu se stává významným tématem na české dezinformační scéně jako jedna z linií kritiky Evropské unie. Výzkumníci PSSI monitorovali weby známé šířením dezinformací a způsob, jakým přistupovaly k tématu Zelené dohody a klimatické změny před českými parlamentními volbami 2021 a jaké změny nastaly v jejich přístupu po volbách.

IIB Video

With Russia’s second invasion of Ukrainian territory, there is no justification for continued Czech membership in the Soviet-era relict, the International Investment Bank (IIB). 

PSSI Roundtable

Prague Security Studies Institute would like to invite you to a public panel discussion concerning space partnership dynamic in the Indo-Pacific region which will take place on March 2, 18:00 CET at Gallery Café Louvre and online.